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PSLF Waiver Offers Way to Get Closer to Loan Forgiveness

The “limited PSLF waiver” refers to the time-limited changes to Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) Program rules that allow borrowers to receive credit for past periods of repayment that would otherwise not qualify for PSLF. This opportunity ends on Oct. 31, 2022. Note: If you are new to PSLF and want some background about the …

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Human-to-dog monkeypox transmission case reported

The first potential case of human-to-dog monkeypox transmission has been documented by researchers in France. The viral disease was declared a public health emergency of international concern on July 23 by Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director-general of the World Health Organization. On. Aug. 4, the Biden administration declared monkeypox to be a public health emergency in …

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Zoetis Foundation, AVMF create scholarships for veterinary technician students

With a grant from the Zoetis Foundation, the American Veterinary Medical Foundation is offering a new scholarship program to support students in veterinary technician programs. Announced in August, the Zoetis Foundation Veterinary Technician Scholarship Program will provide $1,000 scholarships to up to 270 students. The scholarship application cycle opens on Sept. 1 and closes on …

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Stormberg Foods LLC Recalls Chicken Strips and Chicken Crisps Products for Dogs Due to Possible Salmonella Contamination

Stormberg Foods is recalling various sizes and batches of our Beg & Barker Chicken Breast Strips Dog Treat, Billo’s Best Friend Chicken Breast Strips Dog Treat, and Green Coast Pets Chicken Crisps Dog Treat products due to a potential contamination of Salmonella. On July 6, 2022, the firm was notified by the North Carolina Department …

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ALVMA Power of Ten – Member Spotlight

Dr. Rebecca Parker – Birmingham, AL Dr. Rebecca Parker currently works at Lake Crest Animal Clinic in Hoover, AL.  Dr. Parker was raised in in Mountain Brook, AL. She attended St George’s University for veterinary school where she graduated with honors, then completed her clinical year at Auburn University in June 2020.  In addition to small animal …

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ALVMA Power of Ten – Member Spotlight

Dr. Camile Reding – Epes, ALDr. Camille Reding, originally from Robertsdale, AL, graduated from Auburn CVM in 2019. After graduation, Dr. Reding got a job with a mixed animal practice in Greensboro AL. As of November 2020, she has been self-employed as a large animal ambulatory veterinarian serving the western Blackbelt and some surrounding areas. …

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